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Fresh from her first winter commute. My phone was cold so it took a really crappy picture.
This is what happened to my bike earlier that day. The sidewalk plows...
Thanks!! That sounds awesome. Do you want to PM me about it? I will measure the brake reach once I find a ruler... haha.
Yay or nay? It's been up for a while.
Just SLIGHTLY larger.... haha. Yeah. I was thinking the same (flip flop) I'll have to bring it around to the shop tomorrow to see what they say. Very excited!
Appreciate the tip!
There's a small biking shop/school that teaches mechanics here in Minneapolis... FOR FREE! So if all else fails I have them as my backup to save me. haha
They make their...
Thanks Standalone... yeah they do look a bit different.
Diggin' the crankset.... couldn't see it on the one I'm buying.
Really appreciate the conversation you guys.
If anything... this'll be a good bike to practice mechanics on.
Judging from the height of the bolt on the...
Can you post a pic of your bike?
Thanks guys. I'll check the clearance once I go see the bike.
I think it'll be ok... I trust this guy... he's always selling fixed up bikes on CL and it appears he makes his living this way.
This is what the seller said:
49cm or 19" frame with 28" standover
Taking a loss on this one. Purchased from a picker who didn't see the small wheels. The original 24" wheels were donated to Mr....
Thank you for this. :D
So the current rear wheel is not compatible with a single speed cog?
I am hoping to pick this lil guy up tonight from CL (ONLY $20!) as I have wanted to fix something up for a while now. (I'm 5'1'') I want to convert it to a single speed to just whip around the...
Saddle... you may not always have shorts as an option.
Just some light grocery shopping... :D
What's wrong with wearing a tee and bringing a work shirt??
Buy two sturdy bungee cords and bungee your backpack to the rack on hot days. Cost~$6.
Here in MN you're required to have a headlight - not a taillight. I still see people that have 1 or 2 tail lights but not a headlight. The owner of the LBS told me that most accidents happen head on...
Here's my low end hybrid commuter.... I actually really love this bike. It rides very nicely. Gonna look into get a more roadsie bike as well for exercise.
Haha... ohh I could go for a booze cruise right about now... dang work!
Changed a few thangs....
Thanks guys! I do love it, just had a moment of buyer's remorse. hahaha that's a lot of money to me. =]